The Universal Scout Fund, better known as the U Fund was established in 1963 as a way for Scouts all over the world to help Scouts in developing countries in their development projects. It was designed to help Scouts help other Scouts. The contributions were distributed at the discretion of the World Scout Bureau to support a wide range of Scout community projects including response to emergencies arising from natural disasters, and to encourage the growth of Scouting. Topics: scout, scouts, scouting, scoutisme, youth, young, jeune, jeunesse, W.O.S.M, O.M.M.S
For over a hundred years, Scouting has been making a real contribution to creating a better world by helping young people to develop their full potential as individuals and to play a constructive role in society. However, Scouting can only have a real impact as a social force if it is able to attract and retain young people - and supporting adults - long enough to really make a difference. The factors affecting the growth and development of associations vary from one country to another, but,... Topics: scout, scouts, scouting, scoutisme, youth, young, jeune, jeunesse, education, W.O.S.M., O.M.M.S.
Scouting does not exist in isolation; it is part of the community and it needs to work in partnership with others, from individuals to organisations and institutions at local, national and world levels. This video highlights the important work that Scouting does in partnership with many other great Organizations and UN Agencies. Topics: scout, scouts, scouting, W.O.S.M, WOSM, O.M.M.S, OMMS, External Relations
Eveline Herfkens, Executive Coordinator for the Millennium Campaign sent a special video message to Scouts around the world on the occasion of the 38th World Scout Conference in July 2008. Topics: scout, scouts, W.O.S.M., WOSM, O.M.M.S., OMMS, Scouting, Eveline Herfkens
A cent lieues des ecrans de fumee deployes par la filiere, ces images tournees dans le Gers et les Landes decrivent une realite brutale dissimulee au public : * tri des canetons males (les femelles sont eliminees par broyage), * detention de milliers d'oiseaux en batteries de cages individuelles, * gavage brutal a la pompe pneumatique, * suralimentation entrainant vomissements, diarrhees et mortalite decuplee, * abattage peu respectueux des obligations d'etourdissement des animaux. Cette video... Topics: Foie gras, vegetarien, vegetalien, vegetarisme, vegetarisme, gavage, torture, esclavage,...